11 decrees on administrative fines of 1.63million AMD are the result of inspections, visits, cases and report receipt conducted by the State Environmental Inspectorate of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection within the period of 07-11.04.2015, 860.0thousand AMD was calculated as environmental damage.
Particularly a decision of 50.0 thousand AMD was made as an administrative fine for an individual doing illegal tree cutting revealed during the inspection procedures implemented by Gegharkunik Regional Division and 80.0 thousand AMD was calculated as damage caused to the nature.
As a result of 3 cases conducted by Lori Regional Division it was decided to charge 2 individuals 100.0 thousand AMD as an administrative fine and 256.75 thousand AMD was estimated as environmental damage. 2 individuals were charged 100.0 thousand AMD as an administrative fine and 554.0 thousand AMD was calculated as environmental damage. One more case is still in the process.
Granular materials without impenetrable cover for the transfer have been detected by Aragacotn Regional division employees and there was decided to charge an individual an administrative fine of 50.0 thousand AMD.
Kotayk Regional division implemented inspections and detected violations of norms of atmosphere and made a decision to charge an administrative fine of 150.0thousand AMD.
Atmosphere Control and Underground Resources Management Divisions of the State Environmental Inspectorate implemented joint inspections and detected similar violations made a decision to charge an entrepreneur an administrative fine of 150.0thousand AMD and 393.6 thousand AMD was estimated as environmental damage.
Tavoush Regional division detected illegal transfer of the fertile soil and charged 30.0thousand AMD as an administrative fine.
As a result of joint inspections implemented by Atmosphere Control and Underground Resources Management Divisions of the State Environmental Inspectorate a decree was obtained claiming an administrative fine of 150.0 thousand AMD and 349.86 thousand AMD was calculated as damage caused to the nature.
There was decided to charge a businessman by Shirak Regional Division an administrative fine of 80.0 thousand AMD for not submitting environmental and environmental usage payment reports within the defined period of time
An individual was charged 50.0thousand AMD as an administrative fine for illegal crayfishing detected during the joint visits of the employees of Gegharkunik Regional Division and “Sevan NP” SNCO. 3.5kg confiscated live crayfish was released back to Lake Sevan.
Due to the visits of Yerevan Division employees, 16sig fish without owners was handed “Nork boarding house” according to the defined order.
The Police handed 127 sig fish to Syunik division and 635.0 thousand AMD was calculated as environmental damage.
In general due to the sanctions imposed by the State Environmental Inspectorate of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection there is 2.0 million AMD has entered the state budget.
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Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body was defined as a subordinate body to the Government by the RA law on “State administration system bodies” adopted on March 23, 2018, thus citizens may send their calls and applications to the Head of the Inspection Body (Address: Koryun 1, 3750009 Yerevan, tel. (+374 15) 48 48 48).